Infiniti U.S. Sales Up Nine Percent In March

                 Infiniti U.S. Sales Up Nine Percent In March

- Luxury Crossovers and Sport Utility Vehicles Up Nearly 51 Percent in March,
Infiniti Sales Increase 4.4 Percent in 2012 -

PR Newswire

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 2, 2013

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Infiniti today reported U.S.
sales of 11,103 units in March, up 9.0 percent from 10,185 units a year
earlier. For the year, Infiniti has sold 27,376 vehicles, up 4.4 percent
versus 2012.


Contributing to Infiniti's increase in March were its luxury crossovers and
sport utility vehicles, which were up 50.9 percent. The Infiniti JX
7-passenger luxury crossover, which launched exactly one year ago, had sales
of 2,633 units in March, an increase of 387 percent over prior year.

"March was a great month for Infiniti, especially for the JX luxury crossover,
and propels us strongly into Spring," said Ben Poore, vice president, Infiniti
Americas. "Our retailers reported increased traffic for the month, in part
thanks to the impact of our corporate partnership with NCAA^® Basketball and
the Men's Final Four^®, and we expect this will continue throughout the

For the third year in a row, Infiniti continues its corporate sponsorship of
the Coaches vs. Cancer program, collaboration between the American Cancer
Society^® and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC),
committing up to $700,000 in support. The program empowers coaches, their
teams, and communities to help people with cancer today and to find cures to
end the disease tomorrow. With this contribution, Infiniti is the largest
corporate supporter of Coaches vs. Cancer.

Last week, Infiniti also announced introductory pricing in the U.S. for the
all-new Infiniti Q50 luxury sports sedan. Starting at $36,450 USD, the Q50 is
designed to stretch the boundaries of what a luxury sports sedan can be,
offering advanced features as the world's first Direct Adaptive Steering™.
This technology electronically transmits the driver's intentions faster than a
mechanical system, while also allowing customization based upon driver
preference or road conditions. Buyers can now configure their own Infiniti Q50
at for delivery this summer.

About Infiniti
Infiniti offers a full-line of luxury performance automobiles that inspire at
every turn, including the G Coupe, Sedan and Convertible, M sedan, EX, FX and
JX crossovers, and the QX full-size luxury SUV. More information about
Infiniti and its Total Ownership Experience^® can be found at

                 March   March   Monthly  CYTD    CYTD    CYTD
                 2013    2012    % chg    2013    2012    % chg
Infiniti Total   11,103  10,185  9.0      27,376  26,220  4.4
Infiniti G Sedan 4,530   4,696   -3.5     10,384  11,987  -13.4
Infiniti G Coupe 1,042   1,299   -19.8    2,532   3,329   -23.9
Infiniti M Line  641     949     -32.5    1,568   2,799   -44.0
Infiniti EX      146     378     -61.4    464     1,010   -54.1
Infiniti JX      2,633   540     387.6    6,903   540     1178.3
Infiniti FX Line 968     989     -2.1     2,155   3,039   -29.1
Infiniti QX      1,143   1,334   -14.3    3,370   3,516   -4.2
Total Car        6,213   6,944   -10.5    14,484  18,115  -20.0
Total Truck      4,890   3,241   50.9     12,892  8,105   59.1

SOURCE Infiniti

Contact: Kyle Bazemore, Infiniti Communications, Tel: 615-739-8404,
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